Play with a purpose
Scented Epsom salts or foaming bath soak salts or fine colored sand
Chopsticks, straws, spoons, funnel
Cookie cutters - Simple shapes work best.
Cookie sheet or plastic tray, plastic dish pan or snap tight storage box
Purchase bag of Epsom salts. Various scents are encouraged. Optional: use fine colored sand (often found in Dollar Tree type stores) and add a layer of the scented Epsom salts
Pour desired amount into bowl, tray or pan
Provide various items to place into the tray of salts
Utilize straw or chopstick to draw in the salts or just move the salts and items around in the tray.